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Job vacancies, internships and volunteer positions are advertised on these pages. Applications usually require submission of a CV/resumé and a letter of application — details are given in the specific post advertisements.

Note that INBAR does not accept speculative applications.

Currently open positions

Bamboo for development case study assistant (Internship)

INBAR is preparing to publish a book of Case Studies on bamboo-based development under the authorship of INBAR’s Distinguished Fellow for Life, Prof. Zhu Zhaohua. To produce the book, INBAR is seeking an Intern who has relevant knowledge and is interested in related topics such as environment sustainability, natural forest management, bamboo biomass utilization, livelihood [...]

Communications and Outreach volunteer (Volunteer Position)

INBAR is developing and upgrading its Communications and Outreach work. Having access to accurate and up-to-date databases of relevant contact people and organisations is essential to ensure we can target the right people with the right messages at the right time, and receive appropriate feedback from them, too.   The Communications and Outreach Department is [...]

Sustainable Land and Watershed Management Project (Internship)
Length of initial contract: 5 months

INBAR’s Trade Development Programme will implement a Sustainable Land and Watershed Management Project in Africa funded by World Bank from April 2014. A volunteer/intern is needed for review work and to prepare documents between now and July 2014. The work will involve: Assisting with reviews of existing practices and policies and preparing English language project [...]

World Horticulture Expo intern (Internship)
Length of initial contract: 6 months

INBAR’s Trade Development Programme (TDP) is preparing the INBAR Garden at 2014 Qingdao World Horticultural Expo which will be held from April – October 2014. TDP is seeking an intern to help with a wide range of aspects of preparation and running the garden between March and October 2014. The work will involve: Assisting TDP [...]

Biomass project documentation intern (Internship)
Length of initial contract: 4 months

INBAR’s Trade Development Programme implemented an EU-funded project on “Bamboo as sustainable biomass energy: a sustainable alternative for firewood and charcoal production in Africa” between 2009 and 2013. The Programme is seeking a biomass energy policy research assistant intern to review bamboo biomass energy policy and prepare documentation of new proposals, between March and July [...]

Policy Initiative Assistant (Internship)
Length of initial contract: 3 months

Appropriate policy environments at global and national levels are essential to enable the implementation of innovations, adoption of best practices and promotion of the bamboo and rattan sectors. INBAR commenced its policy initiative in 2013 with the aim of improving enabling policy environments and regulatory frameworks through cooperation with its member countries. Policy initiatives will [...]

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